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Work 020 7874 8300
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Fax 020 7388 2106
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2101 EUSTON
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Web:
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Vidisha Joshi

Tel:
Work 020 7874 8300
Email:
Web:
www.hja.net
Hodge Jones & Allen Solicitors

Work Department

Personal injury.

Position

Vidisha was appointed Managing Partner at the beginning of 2017. She is also head of the firm’s personal Injury team. Vidisha’s legal expertise covers a wide range of personal injury claims with a focus on life changing injuries including, catastrophic injuries and cases involving unusual and complex liability issues. Vidisha is an advocate of early rehabilitation for the seriously injured and where possible obtains early interim payments to establish effective care and therapy regimes. Vidisha works closely with the Child Brain Injury Trust (CBIT) and Headway. Her legal and business skills were recently recognised with an Asian Woman of Achievement (AWA) Award, 2017 and she was also recognised in The Lawyer Hot 100 2018 as ‘London’s newest management superstar’.

Career

Qualified as a solicitor in 2003 Joined Hodge Jones & Allen in 2012 Associate in 2013 Partner in 2014. Appointed Head of Personal Injury in 2015.   

Member

The Law Society Member of the Law Society’s Civil Justice Committee Association of Personal Injury Lawyers (APIL) Member of the Child Brain Injury Trust (CBIT) London Development Group

Education

St Bernards Convent RC; University of Leicester (1999 LLB (Hons)); College of Law, London (LPC distinction).


London: Insurance

Personal injury: claimant

Within: Personal injury: claimant

Hodge Jones & Allen Solicitors is a 'very strong and high-quality niche firm' doing 'a mix of work including some cutting-edge injury claims'. Its work covers life-changing and life-limiting injuries, including rehabilitation and funded care packages. The team is made up of 'very hard-working, committed lawyers' who are 'prepared to push the boundaries of legal authority to obtain the best results for their clients', and the disease and illnesses team is highlighted for its excellent work. Core team members include managing partner Vidisha Joshi, who is the head of the personal injuries team; Anne Sanders, who is 'superb in all respects'; Anita Rattan, who 'has extensive experience' and 'understands how a personal injury claim should be run'; and industrial disease and illnesses team head Isobel Lovett, a 'first-class litigator' whose client care 'is second to none'.

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